50th Birthday Conference Patterns of Prejudice

50th Birthday Conference - AGENDA

Thursday 7 September 
5:30pm - 6:30pm Drinks reception 
6:30pm - 6:45pm Welcome - Antony Lerman, Reflections on the history of Patterns of Prejudice 
6:45pm - 8:00pm Session 1 - Keynote, Nasar Meer, Locating Islamophobia: continuity or novelty?
Friday 8 September 
9:00am - 9:30am Tea and coffee
9:30am - 10:15am Session 2 - Mark Levene, Blind spots and darker matter: probing the evolving ‘pattern’ of genocide studies into middle-age and beyond
10:15am - 11:00am Session 3 - Richard H. King, New departures in histories of race and civil rights in the US 
11:00am - 11:30am Tea and coffee
11:30am - 12:15pm Session 4 - Sarah de Lange, A vicious circle of radical right-wing populism? The impact of radical right-wing populist parties on democracy 
12:15pm - 1:15pm Session 5 - Keynote, Kathryn Gines, The intersections of racism, sexism, abolition, and suffrage in the US: from Simone de Beauvoir and Alva Myrdal to Angela Davis and bell hooks
1:15pm - 2:15pm Lunch 
2:15pm - 3:00pm Session 6 - Brian Klug, Whose name is it anyway? Labelling others and ourselves
3:00pm - 3:45pm Session 7 - Sarah Hackett, Anti-migrant hostility and the ‘Muslim experience’ in post-war Britain
3:45pm - 4:15pm Tea and coffee
4:15pm - 5:00pm Round table discussion on future directions 
End of conference